Interviews about Biology

Interviews about genetics, ecology and evolution, insects, mammals, marine science, plants and zoology...

26 March 2019

Why might you want to rub bacteria into a wound?

19 March 2019

Thanks to this new technique perishable food items now last for weeks…

19 March 2019

A fast-acting insulin from cone snails could help diabetics

12 March 2019

We put our panel through their paces with a quiz.

05 March 2019

It's not all doom and gloom! Scientists step in to save rare birds from pesky predators

05 March 2019

Sometimes species are released, or escape, and then havoc ensues.

05 March 2019

Sebastian Schornack explains how we accidentally introduce species into a new place

05 March 2019

And what happens if a new species disrupts the balance of nature?

28 February 2019

1 in 20 people will live with a rare disease at some point in their life but many go undiagnosed.

28 February 2019

An injection of nanoparticles to the retina allows mice to see infrared.

27 February 2019

How do these frogs produce two sounds at the same time, and without air, underwater?

27 February 2019

What the loss of colour is revealing about the process of evolution...

27 February 2019

Up to 20% of the papers that have used cultured cells may have drawn incorrect conclusions...

27 February 2019

A study of a million pairs of parents reveals 12 gene regions linked to longevity...

27 February 2019

Brighter people have bigger neurones

26 February 2019

What happens to our minds when we run?

26 February 2019

What benefits does running have long term?

26 February 2019

Can someone outrun a horse?

26 February 2019

What does running do to our bodies?

26 February 2019

Can a suicide switch that causes TB to die be the next antibiotic?

19 February 2019

Substances from oceanic bacteria interact with nanoplastics which may trick animals into eating them

12 February 2019

We pair up the panel and put them to the test

12 February 2019

A tortoise, monkey, beetle and komodo dragon walk into a studio...

05 February 2019

Light can be used to control brain circuits to change behaviour...